PERSEPSI MAHASISWA TERHADAP AKUNTANSI STUDI KASUS: MAHASISWA FTIK
In Academic Year 2012/2013 FTIK provide TEK 2020 Introduction to Accounting course to its students . Accounting course is a new thing for students , these course is expected become useful for graduates in order to work at the company. The purpose of this study was to obtain an overview of the studentsâ€™ perceptions of accounting .This study uses descriptive method where information collected through the use of questionnaires with a Likert scale refers to the scale of 1-5 and distributed online using the â€œ Google Form â€œ . The population in this study were63 respondents whose all students of FTIK Academic Year 2012/2013 which took Introduction to Accounting course.The results showed that studentsâ€™ perceptions of motivation to become an accountant is not too big but they tend to like accounting because accounting interesting and was happy when her family members become accountants . Student perceptions of the accountantâ€™s job looks less attractive , they consider accountant job was boring , because working alone , huddled numbers so just got a little satisfaction but they tend to disagree when people say that accountants are boring and realized many professional accountants interact with people . student perceptions about the awards on the accounting profession is quite high and the accounting profession considers honorable, but still below other professions.
Keywords : Accounting, Student Perception